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Should a 78 year Man have a checkup before taking Viagra? JA:

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Should a 78 year Man have a checkup before taking Viagra?
JA: The Doctor will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: Having trouble with a Erection but cautious about Viagra @ Heart Problems he is healthy he suffers occasionally with Gout
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Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your question.Can you please enumerate all the medications that he is on?Also if you could enumerate all his medical problems as well, that would be nice.Thank you
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
HelloThe answer is YES.Must have a check up, and must have a prescription from his doctor.There is no question, and it does not matter if he is on other medications or not.His doctor will advise on medication interactions as well.I am a double board certified clinical doctor.save time and find me by request in medical in the future.I will answer promptly with correct medical information.Please click a positive here.Come back as needed.